But eachone is tempted when he is carriedaway and enticed by his ownlust.
15Then1when lust has conceived, it givesbirth to sin ; and when 2sinais accomplished, it bringsforthdeath.
163Do not be bdeceived, 4my belovedbrethren.
17Everygoodthinggiven and everyperfectgift is 5from above, comingdown from 6the Father of lights, 7with whomthere is novariationorcshiftingshadow.
In the exercise of 8His will He 9brought us forth by 10the word of truth, so that we would be da kind of 11firstfruitseamong His creatures.
19fThis 12you know, 13my belovedbrethren. But everyone must be quick to hear, 14slow to speak and 15slow to anger ;
for 16the anger of man does not achieve the righteousness of God.
21Therefore, 17puttingasideallfilthiness and all gthat remains of wickedness, in hhumilityreceive18the wordimplanted, which is able to save your souls.
2219But prove yourselves doers of the word, and not merelyhearers who deludethemselves.
For ifanyone is a hearer of the word and not a doer, he is like a man who looks at his inaturalface20in a mirror ;
for once he has looked at himself and goneaway, jhe has immediatelyforgottenwhatkind of person he was.